Fake Ransomware just overwrites MBR but demands payment (November 21, 2018)

The SonicWall Capture Labs Threat Research Team have recently come across a fake ransomware trojan that pretends to hold a victim’s files hostage.  Although its ransom message is intimidating and a Monero address is provided for $200 payment there is no encryption functionality present in the malware. Infection Cycle: The attacker has made no effort…Learn More